History of Science

Article Databases

Applied Science & Technology Full Text including Applied Science & Business Retrospective Key site [UCSD Only]
1913-present. Indexes hundreds science and technology periodicals, with full text for some. Undergraduate and trade focus. Log out when you are done.
Applied Science and Technology Index 1958-1983 in print
see also Applied Science & Business Retrospective 1913 to 1983

Historical Abstracts Key site [UCSD Only]
1954-present. International database for research on history of all regions (except the U.S. and Canada) from 1450 to the current decade. For U.S. and Canada use America History and Life.

History of Science, Technology and Medicine Key site [UCSD Only]
1975-present. Covers a wide range of topics in the history of science.

Applied Science & Business Periodicals Retrospective [UCSD Only]
1913-1983. Provides a single resource for seven decades of articles on the most important events, issues & trends in the history of business & industry, plus the most important historical sources in the applied science & technology for the 20th Century.

Catalogue of Scientific Papers: Mechanics, Physics, Mathematics (1800-1900) [UCSD Only]
Index of 19th century scientific papers in mechanics, physics and math, searchable by author/title/subject. For other subjects, refer to the print volumes in the S&E References Indexes (Q158 .R812 1965).

JSTOR [UCSD Only]
Search by subject or browse full text of more than 500 scholarly journals in social sciences, humanities, and sciences, to their earliest issues. Many titles extend as far back as late 19th or early 20th centuries; most recent 3-5 years not included.

PhilSci Archive
An electronic archive for preprints in the philosophy of science.